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History Chap. 10

Who was the energetic Hungarian immigrant who made his successful newspaper even more popular with " The Adventures of the Yellow Kid" comic strip?
Joseph Pulitzer
Which president made the United States Navy second only to that of Great Britain?
Theodore Roosevelt
Who was the commander of the US troops which were training to fight in Cuba?
General W. R. Shafter
Those who opposed America's gaining territories as a result of the Spanish-American war included all of the following except: Theodore Roosevelt; Jane Addams; Mark Twain; William Jennings Bryan
Theodore Roosevelt
Where did the Rough Riders receive their training?
San Antonio, Texas
What was Americas first billion dollar corporation?
US Steel Corperation
The "__________" was the fleet of warships to circumnavigate the globe?
The Great White Fleet
Three types of men TR recruited for his cavalry troop were..
cowboys, desperadoes and polo players
Who applied that Cuban discovery to Panama?
Dr. William Gorgas
Who was the head of the US Forest Service under TR?
Gifford Pinchot
Who pioneered reforestation in America?
Henry Heardtner
This stuffed animal is said to be the result of and incident during a hunting trio that President TR went on.
Teddy Bear
In business, bigness often meant..
A kind of company whose only business to own other companies is a....
Congress passed what law in 1890 making it a crime to conspire to restrain trade or commerce?
Sherman Antitrust Act
Person who shot McKinley was an...
Mistreated coal miner decided to take action. The leader was..
John Mitchell
Whom did the Spanish governet sent to put down the Cuban Revolution in 1895?He set up "concentration" camps.
Valeriano Weyler
Who owned the US Steel Company?
Andrew Carnegie
Who owned the New York Journal?
William Randolph Hearst
What Cuban hero led uprisings against Spain during the 1800's?
Jose Marti
Who discovered while he was working in Cuba that malaria and yellow fever were carried by the mosquito?
Walter Reed
What national park did Roosevelt visit?
What did the Americans invest in from the Cuban industry?
Opposed Americans gaining overseas territories. (were anti-imperialists)
Mark Twain and Jane Addams
American battleship that went to Cuba
USS Maine
What were muckrakers?
journalists who looked for scandals
One who believes in no government
What did John McKinley try to do?
tried to negotiate a settlement. Didn't want to fight
What were 3 new territories to the US?
Puerto Rico, Philippines, Guam
What book did Roosevelt write?
The Strenuous Life
What was the difference between Umpire vs. Guardian?
Umpire controls, Guardian protects
Was the first colored cartoonist that created "The Yellow Kid"
Richard Outcault
What is sensationalism?
newspapers using exaggeration tactics to get more people to buy them
What was JP Morgan?
banking monopoly
Who wrote The Influence of Sea Power Upon History?
Alfred T. Mahan
Socialist candidate for president in 1904
Eugene v Debs
He led the US navy to defeat the Spanish fleet
Admiral Dewey
He assassinated McKinley
Leoh Czolgosh
What were changes made by Teddy R
Conservationist (adding parks and forests), progressive income taxes